I know few more unsettling discoveries than to come home from studio at 2 a.m. and realizing that your sheet are in the dryer, and you must now relive the age old battle of the fitted sheet (and pillow topper).
my friends just dropped this song today - head over to their bandcamp and download it, if it moves you or your booty.
this song is loads of fun and it’s been a staple of their live show for a while. It’s a half-joke that sort of caters to the demand for goofy, white-boy funk in live music that we have around here, but these guys do the hell out of it, corny rap verses and all.
just tell me it’s not hard to scream along “I ain’t got aspirations but I sure got ass” though
“Introversion — along with its cousins sensitivity, seriousness, and shyness — is now a second-class personality trait, somewhere between a disappointment and a pathology. Introverts living under the Extrovert Ideal are like women living in a man’s world, discounted because it goes to the core of who they are. Extroversion is an enormously appealing personality trait, but we’ve turned it into an oppressive standard to which most of us feel we must conform.”—Susan Cain in Quiet, one of 7 great books by TED 2012 speakers. (via quotesforintellectuals)
(via) This post in particular is addressed to men, not because women don’t rape and women don’t make/laugh at rape jokes and not because men can’t be raped, but because, by nature of the existing gender disparity, men are in a unique position to be taken seriously when they…
Coming from someone who for a long time didn’t understand the severity of this. All men should read this.
“I used to think I was the strangest person in the world but then I thought there are so many people in the world, there must be someone just like me who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do. I would imagine her, and imagine that she must be out there thinking of me too. Well, I hope that if you are out there and read this and know that, yes, it’s true I’m here, and I’m just as strange as you.”—Frida Kahlo (via hurryuppleaseitstime)